A speech form or an expression of a given language that is peculiar to itself grammatically or cannot be understood from the individual meanings of its elements, as in keep tabs on.
A specialized vocabulary or set of idioms used by a particular group:
Cant is a whining type of speech used by beggars, thieves and gypsies.
A hybrid language or dialect; a pidgin. Not in technical use.
All the vocal sounds, words, and ways of combining them common to a particular nation, tribe, or other speech community
Language peculiar to a group; argot or jargon:
The definition of a standard is something established as a rule, example or basis of comparison.
(Linguis.) The total stock of morphemes in a language
The systematic study of terms
A variety of a language that differs from the standard form
Find another word for lingo. In this page you can discover 15 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for lingo, like: dialect, idiom, argot, cant, jargon, language, patter, slang, vernacular, vocabulary and standard.